Police are appealing for witnesses following an incident in Field Street, Kettering, yesterday (Saturday, 14 October).
At about 4.45pm, a man was injured when another man got out of a vehicle and approached with him with a firearm before shooting him in the leg.
The victim has been taken to University Hospital, Coventry, for treatment. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
Officers investigating the incident are appealing for witnesses.
Anyone with information should call Northamptonshire on 101 or 999 in an emergency. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.
Incident Number: 362